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( marty ) good morning. welcome to kron 4 news weekend. here is a live look from our embarcadero camera. ( marty ) thanks for joining us his morning. here is dave spahr with the weather. we're looking forward to a beautiful weekend. (dave)a warming trend will continue into the weekend as high pressure builds along the west coast. cooling is then expected during the first half of next week. dry weather is forecast through next week. ( marty ) our top story this
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morning... police have arrested the wife of an alameda county sheriff's deputy in connection with the death of a 3 year old san ramon boy. kron 4's averi harper is at the breaking news desk with the details. averi?
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(averi) the case dates back 8 months ago. that's when police say yar-net malihan crashed her car into another car that was stalled on the side of interstate 680 in san ramon. inside that car was a family including 3 year old elijah dunn, his mother, and siblings. elijah was killed instantly in the crash. malihan is being charged with one count gross vehicular manslaughter and one count driving under the influence and causing injury. malihan has a history of substance abuse. last friday--- pleasaton police found her in a ditch around the corner from her home. she was cited for public intoxication. and last june she was arrested for driving while under the influence with her then 10 year old daughter in the car. kron 4 reached out to elijah's family and through a spokesperson, the family said that they are disappoited and saddened that the d-a decided to charge malihan with only felony dui and not charge her with murder. especially in light of malihan's other alcohol and drug related arrests just months before and after
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killing elijah. bail has been set at 3 million dollars. ( marty ) we first told you about this breaking news with a mobile push alert. get the kron4 mobile app and be the first to know about breaking news when it happens in your neighborhood. ( marty ) a 21- month old boy who was believed to be kidnapped by his father from san francisco, has been found safe in los angeles.... the father, 30-year-old jason lim is accused of trying to kidnap his son makai bangoura. lam and the baby's mother kadidja bangoura share custody of the baby. but on thursday, the mother went to police saying the father wouldn't return makai. that's when police say they issued an amber alert and began the search. the amber alert was deactivated just after eight last night.
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hitch. the father was apprehended and the child was recovered safely.>( marty ) authorities say lam was thought to be suicidal at the time of the ( marty ) friends of a man shot and killed in front of a san jose restaurant say they believe he was a vicitm of a drive-by shooting. it happened around 10 thursday night in the area of first street and edwards avenue. police arrived at the wienerschnitzel restaurant and saw a man suffering from a gunshot wound. investigators say this area is known to have high gang activity. they have been talking to witnesses and scanning surveillance camera for any leads. ( marty @ landing ) in national news... president trump is now in saudi arabia. this is the president's first trip outside the united states since he's taken office. the nine day trip comes amid new explosive revelations. the new york times reports president trump told the russians last week that former fbi director james
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comey was a "real nut job". and that firing him eased pressure over the russia issue. c-n-n reports that white house lawyers are researching a possible defense against impeachment. and the washington post is reporting that the officials who are investigating russia and the trump campaign have identified a current high ranking white house official as a significant person of interest. kron 4's grant lodes has the details. american press didn't have access to the meeting on may 10, between president donald trump and russian officials sergei lavrov and sergey kislyak....but notes from the meeting, apparently distributed to a number of white house and other government officials, were leaked to the new york times. according to their report, trump told the russians, quote, "i just fired the head of the f-b-i. he was crazy; a real nut job."the other statement from trump in that meeting, according to the new york times, -- quote -- "i faced great pressure because of russia. that's taken off." the times' assessment of that statement: that the firing of comey eased the pressure from
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the investigation into ties between russia and trump's presidential campaign. democratic senator patrick leahy shared a link to the report on twitter, saying in his own words, "this is what obstruction looks like." republican congressman scott taylor isn't so sure.rep. scott taylor, (r-va): "of course, there is context with text, and we don't know the context of the meeting itself and what he was trying to do. we don't know that, of course." white house press secretary sean spicer didn't refute the story when responding to it, friday, but said -- quote -- "the president has always emphasized the importance of making deals with russia as it relates to syria, ukraine, defeating isis and other key issues..."...spicer then added, "james comey created unnecessary pressure on our ability to engage and negotiate with russia."grant lodes kron4 news ( marty ) coming up... car thefts are on the rise in one bay area city. what police are doing to stop it.
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how fafrom its sourcelpine spring to the bottle?travel ♪ how about less than a mile and a half? crystal geyser is the only major us spring water bottled at the mountain source. for your health:here is a look at some of the new medical findings released this week: ( marty ) meditation could help you lose more weight than dieting. doctors found that people who meditated to lose weight... lost 7 times more weight compared to people who designed their own diet. doctors say meditation helped people pay closer attention to hunger and fullness cues from the body. they say that helped with planning meals and snacks. it is part of a strategy that doctors are calling mindful eating. they are currently studying the strategy to see if it can help prevent diabetes. ( marty ) a warning is going out for people who love social media. a new report says many popular
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social media sites can actually be detrimental to young people's mental health. instagram tops the list.. researchers say, social media sites can make young women feel pressure about body image. forcing them to seek unrealistic goals of perfection. snapchat, facebook and twitter were also criticized for impacting the health and wellbeing of users between the ages of 14 - and - 24. ( dave )warm to hot and sunny for today. a look at your bay area heat wave next ! ( marty ) for the weekend: it's the pickin picnic in san francisco. check out the folk performers and food. it's all happening at dahlia dell at golden gate park from noon to 6:00. it's free to attend. we salute those who fumble. if gravity's your biggest fan, it's ok. we understand. there's a little klutz in all of us.
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that's why we made clorox splash-less bleach... splashless. shine on, klutzes. shine on. at crowne plaza we know business travel isn't just business. there's this. 'a bit of this. why not? your hotel should make it easy to do all the things you do. which is what we do. crowne plaza. we're all business, mostly. look at the embarcadero this
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morning. toss to weather. (dave)a warming trend will continue into the weekend as high pressure builds along the west coast. cooling is then expected during the first half of next week. dry weather is forecast through next week.
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( marty ) we are tracking a troubling crime trend in vallejo. people who live in some neighborhoods say the rate of home burglaries and and car thefts is rising. they tell kron four's philippe djegal they're worred the problem will get even worse. mounting frustration for neighbors living in the vallejo hills off columbus parkway. one man woke up last sunday morning, reviewed his surviellance video and became alarmed when he saw this... what appears to be three hooded teenagers or
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young men trying to break into his car. fortunately, the car was locked and the suspects didn't get away with anything. but the same can't be said for the rest of the community. over the weekend, there were at least 15 auto thefts or burglaries. no name/victim- "i believe that they're watching the neighborhood." this man, who wishes to remain private, says his car was stolen a month ago, off knights circle. he turned his car on in the morning, went back inside to grab his bike for a workout... and, the car was no longer on the driveway when he returned.no name/victim- "it was that quick." he says his car was eventually found in sacramento. and, so far, no arrests.no name/victim- "i mean, even though you have a camera, they're not -- they don't really care about the camera, so they're not too scared." retired san quentin state prison correctional officer darleen henley lives around the corner... and, says her car was stolen from outside her house on her birthday darleen henley/victim- "and, my neighbor, they got their house broken into approximately six months ago and the son and aunt was at the house and it was very scary for them" darleen says the theives are not
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intimidated by the neighbood watch signs. often she says the criminals steal cars, dump them in her neighborhood and steal more. and, getting an immediate and thorough police response is difficult.darleen henley/victim- "back in the day, it, you know, we used to know our officer's name, you know, um, we could have some kind of relationship." but those days are long gone, she says.no name/victim- "hopefully, these people get caught. i mean, people are getting tired of it." neighbors just hope the burglars take their act somewhere else. in vallejo, philippe djegal, kron four news. ( marty ) a sigh of relief for hundreds of people living at the buena vista mobile home park in palo alto. it has long been threatened by development, but will not have to move afterall. the santa clara county housing authority has announced that along with the county and the city of palo alto will buy the park for roughly 40-million dollars. the deal will save about 100-units of desperately needed affordable housing. the housing
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authority board is expected to finalize the deal next week. ( marty ) the bodies of the santa rosa couple who died in a plane crash last month have been found in sierra county. the bodies of brenda and mark richard were found near yuba pass.. their plane took off from the truckee-tahoe airport on april 17th heading to the north bay. but the small aircraft soon disappeared over the sierra. the sierra county sheriff's office says a citizen spotted their plane earlier this week. their bodies of the richard's were found inside the wreckage. the cause of the crash remains under investigation. ( marty ) the man accused of mowing down people in a crowd and killing an 18-year old in times square entered no plea in his first court appearance. prosecutors say 26-year-old richard rojas had said he wanted to quote "kill them all" and that police should have shot him to stop him. a toxicology report shows rojas had p-c-p in his system and they say he has a history of drunk driving.
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the 18-year-old woman who was killed was visiting new york with her family. she was walking with her 13-year- old sister who was also injured. rojas is due back in court ( marty ) coming up... remembering a bay area sports legend. a look back at the life of wayne walker.
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who are these people? the energy conscious people among us say small actions can add up to something... humongous. a little thing here. a little thing there. starts to feel like a badge maybe millions can wear. who are all these caretakers, advocates too? turns out, it's californians it's me and it's you.
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don't stop now, it's easy to add to the routine. join energy upgrade california and do your thing. (gary) sad day for bay area sports.
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legendary sports broadcaster, wayne walker dies at age 80 after losing his fight with pakinson's. in 2015 he was diagnosed with the disease walker spent two decades
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covering bay area sports. before becoming a broadcaster he played 15 seasons in the n-f-l as a linebacker for detroit. he had a great repore among atheltes and members of the media. he had a great relationship with the 49ers, including hall of famer joe montana. walker had two stints with cbs broadcasting most of san francisco's games. the giants opening a seven game road trip against the cardinals in saint louis. in the seventh -- the game went into a rain delay with the giants ahead 3-2 when play resume -- dexter fowler didn't waste anytime he hits a 3-run blast off george kontos saint louis retakes the lead 5-3 but in the ninth with runners on the corners -- eduardo nu-yez hits a 2 rbi double... brandon belt and brandon crawford come in to score... the giants back in the lead 6-5 bottom of the frame -- mark melancon gets the final out -- he forces a double play giants win 6-5 as for the a's we pick it
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up in extra innings in the tenth -- mark canha hits a walk homer to win the game for the a's oakland wins 3-2 they now have four walkoff wins this season turning now to the warriors-- the team will be represented at the nba awards. draymond green is a finalist for defensive player of the year, while andre iguodala is up for the sixth man of the year award the team practiced in san antonio this morning...in advance of tomorrow's game 3 showdown with the spurs. mvp candidate kawhi leonard is listed as questionable, but is expect to play the warriors orchestrated a blowout in game 2....destroying the spurs by 36-points. but they know this spurs team is a lot different at home. the
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last time they played at the a- t and tee center san antonio put them in a 25-point hole. kevin durant:"we're confident enough to know that when we play well, we are pretty good. but we also know that when we are sluggish and don't pay attention to the smaller details, we can be beaten any night." meanwhile the cavs took care of business against the celtics in game two. the cavs made history with their win over boston. cleveland set a playoff record by leading by 41 points at the half. in the second -- lebron james hits a corner triple... he finished the game with 30 points and seven assists the celtics couldn't believe it. kyrie irving puts the game away midway through the second -- nails one from 29-feet they win 130-86 both the warriors and cavs remain undefeated in the playoffs with a 10-0 record ( marty ) live look outside... golden gate bridge..
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mr. brady, we've been expecting you. will you be needing anything else? no. not a thing. beautyrest black. get your beautyrest. ( marty ) here's a live look at the bay bridge. ( marty ) dave spahr has your forecast...
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(dave)a warming trend will continue into the weekend as high pressure builds along the west coast. cooling is then expected during the first half of next week. dry weather is forecast through next week. ( marty ) an east bay family asking
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for help this morning to help find a missing father. they last saw him on mother's day... kron four's averi harper is tracking the story this morning and has more. averi? ( averi @ landing ) family members tell kron four... police saw glenn kaplan at this arco at clayton and ayre road in concord on surveillence footage monday morning. concord p-d says to be on the look out for kaplan's grey toyota camry with a large white hb sticker in the rear window. the 48-year-old has been missing for six days. his family says kaplan left claiming he was off to a meeting but hasn't been back since. they say this is out of character for the father of two. they've been getting the word out, making flyers, and keeping tabs with concord
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kids. it's just he's never done that he's was reliable. there's just something wrong." glen, please come home. they kids, they're scared.">( averi @ landing ) if you want more information about the car and the license plate number, you can go on our website at kron four dot com. so far, there is no word on where kaplan may be. but police say they don't suspect foul play at this time. back to you ( marty ) and happening now. the search continues for a san francisco father who also went missing on mother's day. this is 48-year-old piseth ((pah-seth)) chhay ((chai)). he had gone on a hike with some family members earlier that day... but his wife says when she came home from her night job he was not there. the man works as an uber driver... the company said the last time he used the app was early sunday morning and they are not able to track his after that. ( marty ) police are looking for the armed thieves who robbed a costco. it is not the first time something like this has happened at the
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danville store.. but this time --- one of the robbers fired a gun. kron four's spencer blake has the story. aside from the people who check your costco cardsthere was someone else keeping an eye on things friday."all of the sudden i see security like right at the front door. most of the time i don't see it that much at the front door." the private guard was presumably in response to the second smash-and-grab robbery at the place since may ninth. police say two masked suspects came in working together."one of them acted as a lookout while the other broke open a display case, stole some items out of the case."those items include watches and jewelry. costco and detectives are still working to find out exactly what and how much the bad guys made off with.one of the suspects fired a gun into the air inside the store.a third suspect was waiting in the getaway car - a silver toyota camry that still had paper license plates on it. "apparently another vehicle got in their way. another round was discharged by the same firearm out in the parking lot."nobody got hurt. even hours later, these shoppers, who heard about the activity from someone else in the parking lot, could tell something was a little
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different friday."this is the most dead i've ever seen it when we went inside, like no lines, ya know, you're not trying to hustle your way through the aisles."maybe the robbery won't keep shoppers away, but it will probably keep them talkingand on the lookout.(looklive)in the first robbery earlier this month, police did arrest an oakland man, kesean edwards -- but no arrests so far in friday's theft.there ácould be a connection between the two, but it's very difficult to tell because the suspects in both cases had masks, hoodies, and gloves.in danville, spencer blake, kron four news. ( marty ) an oakland phone store has been robbed in broad daylight several times over the last six weeks. kron four's jeff bush talked to the store manager and police to find out what is being done to keep the robbers from returning. the metro pcs store on 38th avenue and international has been the scene of several smash and grab robberies.
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groups of young people swarm into the store and go after the iphones. you can see how brazenly this robber ispulling and jerking the phone until the security leash breaks and the display is ripped off the wall. all the while, frightened employees and cusomers bear witnessnot daring to intervenenot knowing if any of the robbers have weapons.ian the manager says he called police after each incident but had to wait several days before an officer showed up at the store.ian store managermarco marquezoakland policeopd says criminal investigations take time. ian says he understands that but was frustrated with the lack of communication and updatebut all that changed on friday afternoon, ian says he was happy when detectives called him coincidentally on the day kron four made inquires about the situation.
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( marty ) that was kron four's jeff bush reporting. oakland police say they have made three arrests in connection with the case. but many theives still remain on the loose. coming up... you may have seen him on bart drawing you. now you can see him. a look at the bart sketch artist.
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ñç most people riding bart
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these days pass the time on their phone. but one man does a lot than just texting or going on social media, he uses his phone to sketch caricatures of other riders. kron four's jeff pierce has
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his story. like many commuters on bart hamilton cline has his eyes on his phone. but hamilton is closely watching his fellow passengers looking for his next subject. each day he creates a caricature on his phone of those who catch his eye.it is somewhere between cartoons and portraits. which is nice i love doing people's faces it's the thing i find most interesting about people. hamilton teaches computer programing at san francisco's academy of art but his talent for caricature goes back to one of his first forms of employment.i did caricatures at a number of different theme parks for a living.he began his bart sketches on paper. when i started i was only doing pencil.these days i was using a gray marker with a black brush pen.somebody sleeping somebody standing.but then he discovered digital art on his phone.when i got this phone i was finally able to draw wherever i wanted.i chose somebody that looks interesting, gotta look interesting but secondly i look for somebody that isn't
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moving too much and generally these days that's somebody on their phone.i usually have about fifteen minutes or twenty minutes on the bart. after years of commuting he has amassed a large portfolio. i have literally thousands of these.i want to draw this guy fifty times look at how interesting that dude is. whether or not i'm better i'm faster in real media because i'm digital.and he does it just for the sake of art.i do it because i love it and it keeps me fresh and loose but if other people love it too that's awesome.in san francisco jeff pierce kron four news.
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live look outside... san francisco international airport.
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( marty ) live look outside...sutro tower. dave spahr is here with your weather forecast. (dave)a warming trend will continue into the weekend as high pressure builds along the west coast. cooling is then expected during the first half of next week. dry weather is forecast through next week.
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( marty ) shocking surveillance video shows a school employee in pennsylvania lifting a student off the ground by his neck. that man is now facing charges. you can see the 13-year-old boy's feet dangling as he was lifted off the ground. the man
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grabbing him is identified as a behavior specialist at the school. he is now face charges of child endangerment. the suspect's lawyer says the incident happenend after the boy repeatedly disobeyed orders. ( marty ) the san francisco giants are installing new security measures to help protect fans and pedestrians at a-t&t park. these are some of the steel and concrete posts or bollards that are now lining third street. there are more of them on king street on the other side of willie mays plaza. the idea is to try and prevent someone in a car from driving up and mowing down people on the sidewalk, which can be busy even on non- game days. the giants say, this is just precautionary and not sparked by some of the deadly terror attacks that have happened over the last year in stockholm, london, berlin and nice. many fans think it is a
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you turn on the news there something new it's kind of nice to see the city worry about the pedestriansit's really not going to the hurt the aesthetics of the park much at all and for fans there is that even if there's no terrorist attacks with all the traffic coming through i think it's a great option.>( marty ) on friday, we saw team executives meeting with someone from the department of homeland security about this installation. the giants say they plan to have the barriers around the perimeters facing the street, all done by the end of the year. ( marty @ landing ) parents know it can be difficult to keep kids offline, but you can keep them safe and set in place limitations. kron four's tech reporter gabe slate shows us an easy-to-use app that gives parents control over their home wi-fi and everyone who uses it. andrea peiro /vp, product strategy xfinity:andrea peiro is vice president of comcast xfinity's product strategy team.he says their customers who are parents expressed they wanted better control over
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their home wifi and for it to be easy to use. so they built an app for that.it's called xfinity xfi. and it's kind of like the ultimate parental control on kids and their internet habits. andrea peiro /vp, product strategy xfinity:the app will display all the devices in the home and their internet use.you can create profiles for your kids and what devices they use. through the app you can set time limits or time restrictions on their devices. so if you don't wan them using internet after 10pm you can set that it's a way to control your kids use through the wifi. if you've called them dinner and no one has showed up you can pause the wifi flow to their device and see it gets their attentionwhat i like best about this parental control system you can make it so that the devices your kids use are blocked from visiting inappropriate websites.and you can make different profiles for each kid with different rules and limitations. so if you have a teen vs a kid you can customizeif you have xfinity internet and tv service and have the new voice controlled remote you can view your wifi settings and make changes right on tv.here's a nifty feature a quick way to get the info if you forgot. the app and controls it offers is free to users. it can be downloaded in the app stores. with your tech report gabe
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slate still ahead. three new movies will challenge guardians of the galaxy for the top spot at the box office. we have a preview coming up after the break... ( marty ) here's a live look at yosemite this morning... ( marty ) for the weekend: it's the 150th festival and flower extravaganza in redwood city. check out the fashion show, art and more. it's all happening in
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downtown redwood city from noon to 9:00. it's free to attend.
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( marty ) in entertainment news. three new movies will try and knock "guardians of the galaxy" from the top spot at the box office this weekend. rick damigella has a preview. "you've all sacrificed so much to be here, and be a part of this thing we're doing."the xenomorphs might take a bite out of the "guardians." "alien: covenant," the second of ridley scott's "alien" prequel films, is projected to bring in between 40 and 50 million dollars in its opening weekend, according to variety. that may be enough to knock "guardians of the galaxy volume two" from the top spot at the box office."if there's one thing i've learned from my years of being a kid, is that you have zero control over your life.""diary of a wimpy kid: the long haul" is the fourth movie in the "wimpy kid" franchise, based on the popular book series by jeff kinney. variety's pundits predict the kid-friendly flick will open in the 10-million dollar range, while the l-a
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times says it could open as high as twelve-million."dear mom, i know staying in this house keeps me alive, but this isn't living."the third wide- release this weekend is "everything, everything," based on the young adult novel by nicola yoon. "hunger games" actress amandla stenberg takes on the lead role as a teen with an autoimmune disease, who seeks to have a life outside her home. variety reports "this" book-to-film adaptation could open anywhere between eight and 10-million dollars. in hollywood, i'm rick damigella. ( marty ) check out this vending machine in singapore. it delivers expensive cars with the touch of a button. a used car dealership opened this 15-story showroom with cars on display in 60 slots. it is calling this the world's largest luxury car vending machine. customers can go to the ground floor of the building and choose a car through a touch screen. the car then arrive in two minutes. you can choose cars like bentleys,
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lamborghinis and ferraris. loads of sunshine again today ! we'll check into your forecast next ! ( averi ) coming up... the wife of an east bay sheriff's deputy is under arrest after a deadly accident that left a 3 year old dead 8 months ago. the charges she's facing.
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( marty ) good morning. welcome to kron 4 news weekend. here is a live look from our embarcadero camera. ( marty ) thanks for joining us his morning. here is dave
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spahr with the weather. we're looking forward to a beautiful weekend. (dave)a warming trend will continue into the weekend as high pressure builds along the west coast. cooling is then expected during the first half of next week. dry weather is forecast through next week. ( marty ) our top story this
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morning... police have arrested the wife of an alameda county sheriff's deputy in connection with the death of a 3 year old san ramon boy. kron 4's averi harper is at the breaking news desk with the details. averi? (averi) the case dates back 8 months ago. that's when police say yar-net malihan crashed her car into another car that was stalled on the side of interstate 680 in san ramon. inside that car was a family including 3 year old elijah dunn, his mother, and siblings. elijah was killed instantly in the crash. malihan is being charged with one count gross vehicular manslaughter and one count driving
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under the influence and causing injury. malihan has a history of substance abuse. last friday--- pleasaton police found her in a ditch around the corner from her home. she was cited for public intoxication. and last june she was arrested for driving while under the influence with her then 10 year old daughter in the car. kron 4 reached out to elijah's family and through a spokesperson, the family said that they are disappoited and saddened that the d-a decided to charge malihan with only felony dui and not charge her with murder. especially in light of malihan's other alcohol and drug related arrests just months before and after killing elijah. bail has been set at 3 million dollars. ( marty ) we first told you about this breaking news with a mobile push alert. get the kron4 mobile app and be the first to know about breaking news when it happens in your neighborhood. ( marty ) a 21- month old boy who was believed to be kidnapped by his father from san francisco, has been found safe in los angeles....
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the father, 30-year-old jason lim is accused of trying to kidnap his son makai bangoura. lam and the baby's mother kadidja bangoura share custody of the baby. but on thursday, the mother went to police saying the father wouldn't return makai. that's when police say they issued an amber alert and began the search. the amber alert was deactivated just after eight last night.
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street and edwards avenue. police arrived at the wienerschnitzel restaurant and saw a man suffering from a gunshot wound. investigators say this area is known to have high gang activity. they have been talking to witnesses and scanning surveillance camera for any leads. ( marty @ landing ) in national news... president trump is now in saudi arabia. this is the president's first trip outside the united states since he's taken office. the nine day trip comes amid new explosive revelations. the new york times reports president trump told the russians last week that former fbi director james comey was a "real nut job". and that firing him eased pressure over the russia issue. c-n-n reports that white house lawyers are researching a possible defense against impeachment. and the washington post is reporting that the officials who are investigating russia and the trump campaign have identified a current high ranking white house official as a significant person of interest. kron 4's grant lodes has the details.
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american press didn't have access to the meeting on may 10, between president donald trump and russian officials sergei lavrov and sergey kislyak....but notes from the meeting, apparently distributed to a number of white house and other government officials, were leaked to the new york times. according to their report, trump told the russians, quote, "i just fired the head of the f-b-i. he was crazy; a real nut job."the other statement from trump in that meeting, according to the new york times, -- quote -- "i faced great pressure because of russia. that's taken off." the times' assessment of that statement: that the firing of comey eased the pressure from the investigation into ties between russia and trump's presidential campaign. democratic senator patrick leahy shared a link to the report on twitter, saying in his own words, "this is what obstruction looks like." republican congressman scott taylor isn't so sure.rep. scott taylor, (r-va): "of course, there is context with text, and we don't know the context of the meeting itself and what he was trying to do. we don't know that, of course."
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white house press secretary sean spicer didn't refute the story when responding to it, friday, but said -- quote -- "the president has always emphasized the importance of making deals with russia as it relates to syria, ukraine, defeating isis and other key issues..."...spicer then added, "james comey created unnecessary pressure on our ability to engage and negotiate with russia."grant lodes kron4 news ( marty ) coming up... car thefts are on the rise in one bay area city. what police are doing to stop it. and... a father is missing from his east bay home. we'll have the message from his family. after the break... meditation and weight loss. how it can help you drop the pounds faster then dieting. for your health:
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here is a look at some of the new medical findings released this week: ( marty ) meditation could help you lose more weight than dieting. doctors found that people who meditated to
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lose weight... lost 7 times more weight compared to people who designed their own diet. doctors say meditation helped people pay closer attention to hunger and fullness cues from the body. they say that helped with planning meals and snacks. it is part of a strategy that doctors are calling mindful eating. they are currently studying the strategy to see if it can help prevent diabetes. ( marty ) a warning is going out for people who love social media. a new report says many popular social media sites can actually be detrimental to young people's mental health. instagram tops the list.. researchers say, social media sites can make young women feel pressure about body image. forcing them to seek unrealistic goals of perfection. snapchat, facebook and twitter were also criticized for impacting the health and wellbeing of users between the ages of 14 - and - 24. ( dave )warm to hot and sunny for today. a look at your bay area heat wave next ! ( marty ) for the weekend: it's
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the pickin picnic in san francisco. check out the folk performers and food. it's all happening at dahlia dell at golden gate park from noon to 6:00. it's free to attend.
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oh no. oh no. i hate this belt. man oh man. mom, we have a situation. life's bleachable moments need clorox bleach. ( marty ) here's a live
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look at sutro tower this morning. toss to weather. (dave)a warming trend will
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continue into the weekend as high pressure builds along the west coast. cooling is then expected during the first half of next week. dry weather is forecast through next week.
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( marty ) we are tracking a troubling crime trend in vallejo. people who live in some neighborhoods say the rate of home burglaries and and car thefts is rising. they tell kron four's philippe djegal they're worred the problem will get even worse. mounting frustration for neighbors living in the vallejo hills off columbus parkway. one man woke up last sunday morning, reviewed his surviellance video and became alarmed when he saw this... what appears to be three hooded teenagers or young men trying to break into his car. fortunately, the car was locked and the suspects didn't get away with anything. but the same can't be said for the rest of the community. over the weekend, there were at least 15 auto thefts or burglaries. no name/victim- "i believe that they're watching the neighborhood." this man, who wishes to remain private, says his car was stolen a month ago, off knights circle. he turned his car on in the morning, went back inside to grab his bike for a
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workout... and, the car was no longer on the driveway when he returned.no name/victim- "it was that quick." he says his car was eventually found in sacramento. and, so far, no arrests.no name/victim- "i mean, even though you have a camera, they're not -- they don't really care about the camera, so they're not too scared." retired san quentin state prison correctional officer darleen henley lives around the corner... and, says her car was stolen from outside her house on her birthday darleen henley/victim- "and, my neighbor, they got their house broken into approximately six months ago and the son and aunt was at the house and it was very scary for them" darleen says the theives are not intimidated by the neighbood watch signs. often she says the criminals steal cars, dump them in her neighborhood and steal more. and, getting an immediate and thorough police response is difficult.darleen henley/victim- "back in the day, it, you know, we used to know our officer's name, you know, um, we could have some kind of relationship." but those days are long gone, she says.no name/victim- "hopefully, these people get
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caught. i mean, people are getting tired of it." neighbors just hope the burglars take their act somewhere else. in vallejo, philippe djegal, kron four news. ( marty ) a sigh of relief for hundreds of people living at the buena vista mobile home park in palo alto. it has long been threatened by development, but will not have to move afterall. the santa clara county housing authority has announced that along with the county and the city of palo alto will buy the park for roughly 40-million dollars. the deal will save about 100-units of desperately needed affordable housing. the housing authority board is expected to finalize the deal next week. ( marty ) the bodies of the santa rosa couple who died in a plane crash last month have been found in sierra county. the bodies of brenda and mark richard were found near yuba pass.. their plane took off from the truckee-tahoe airport on april 17th heading to the north bay. but the small aircraft soon disappeared over the sierra. the sierra county sheriff's office says a
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citizen spotted their plane earlier this week. their bodies of the richard's were found inside the wreckage. the cause of the crash remains under investigation. ( marty ) the man accused of mowing down people in a crowd and killing an 18-year old in times square entered no plea in his first court appearance. prosecutors say 26-year-old richard rojas had said he wanted to quote "kill them all" and that police should have shot him to stop him. a toxicology report shows rojas had p-c-p in his system and they say he has a history of drunk driving. the 18-year-old woman who was killed was visiting new york with her family. she was walking with her 13-year- old sister who was also injured. rojas is due back in court next week. ( marty ) coming up... remembering a bay area sports legend. a look back at the life of wayne walker. live look outside... richmond bridge ( marty ) for the weekend: it's the 123rd annual rose
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parade in festival santa rosa. check out the floats, music and more. the parade is from 10 to noon then the festival is from 11:00 to 5:00. it's free to attend.
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use the chase mobile app to send money in just a tap, to friends at more banks then ever before. you got next? chase. helping you master what's now and what's next. (gary) sad day for bay
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area sports. legendary sports broadcaster, wayne walker dies at age 80 after losing his fight with pakinson's. in 2015 he was diagnosed with the disease walker spent two decades covering bay area sports. before becoming a broadcaster he played 15 seasons in the n-f-l as a linebacker for detroit. he had a great repore among atheltes and members of the media. he had a great relationship with the 49ers, including hall of famer joe montana. walker had two stints with cbs broadcasting most of san francisco's games. the giants opening a
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seven game road trip against the cardinals in saint louis. in the seventh -- the game went into a rain delay with the giants ahead 3-2 when play resume -- dexter fowler didn't waste anytime he hits a 3-run blast off george kontos saint louis retakes the lead 5-3 but in the ninth with runners on the corners -- eduardo nu-yez hits a 2 rbi double... brandon belt and brandon crawford come in to score... the giants back in the lead 6-5 bottom of the frame -- mark melancon gets the final out -- he forces a double play giants win 6-5 as for the a's we pick it up in extra innings in the tenth -- mark canha hits a walk homer to win the game for the a's oakland wins 3-2
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they now have four walkoff wins this season turning now to the warriors-- the team will be represented at the nba awards. draymond green is a finalist for defensive player of the year, while andre iguodala is up for the sixth man of the year award the team practiced in san antonio this morning...in advance of tomorrow's game 3 showdown with the spurs. mvp candidate kawhi leonard is listed as questionable, but is expect to play the warriors orchestrated a blowout in game 2....destroying the spurs by 36-points. know this spurs team is a lot different at home. the last time they played at the a-t and tee center san antonio put them in a 25-point hole.kevin durant: "we're confident enough to know that when we play well, we are pretty good. but we also know that when we are sluggish and don't pay attention to the smaller details, we can be beaten any night." meanwhile the cavs took care of business against the celtics in game two. the cavs made history with their win over boston.
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cleveland set a playoff record by leading by 41 points at the half. in the second -- lebron james hits a corner triple... he finished the game with 30 points and seven assists the celtics couldn't believe it. kyrie irving puts the game away midway through the second -- nails one from 29-feet they win 130-86 both the warriors and cavs remain undefeated in the playoffs with a 10-0 record ( marty ) live look outside... golden gate bridge..
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here's a live look at the bay bridge. ( marty ) dave spahr has your forecast... (dave)a warming trend will continue into the weekend as high pressure builds along
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the west coast. cooling is then expected during the first half of next week. dry weather is forecast through next week. ( marty ) an east bay family asking
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for help this morning to help find a missing father. they last saw him on mother's day... kron four's averi harper is tracking the story this morning and has more. averi? ( averi @ landing ) family members tell kron four... police saw glenn kaplan at this arco at clayton and ayre road in concord on surveillence footage monday morning. concord p-d says to be on the look out for kaplan's grey toyota camry with a large white hb sticker in the rear window. the 48-year-old has been missing for six days. his family
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says kaplan left claiming he was off to a meeting but hasn't been back since. they say this is out of character for the father of two. they've been getting the word out, making flyers, and keeping tabs with concord ( averi @ landing ) if you want more information about the car and the license plate number, you can go on our website at kron four dot com. so far, there is no word on where kaplan may be. but police say they don't suspect foul play at this time. back to you marty. ( marty ) and happening now. the search continues for a san francisco father who also went missing on mother's day. this is 48-year-old piseth ((pah-seth)) chhay ((chai)). he had gone on a hike with some family members earlier that day... but his wife says when she came home from her night job he was not there. the man works as an uber driver... the company said the last time he used the app was early sunday
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morning and they are not able to track his whereabouts after that. ( marty ) police are looking for the armed thieves who robbed a costco. it is not the first time something like this has happened at the danville store.. but this time --- one of the robbers fired a gun. kron four's spencer blake has the story. aside from the people who check your costco cardsthere was someone else keeping an eye on things friday."all of the sudden i see security like right at the front door. most of the time i don't see it that much at the front door." the private guard was presumably in response to the second smash-and-grab robbery at the place since may ninth. police say two masked suspects came in working together."one of them acted as a lookout while the other broke open a display case, stole some items out of the case."those items include watches and jewelry. costco and detectives are still working to find out
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exactly what and how much the bad guys made off with.one of the suspects fired a gun into the air inside the store.a third suspect was waiting in the getaway car - a silver toyota camry that still had paper license plates on it. "apparently another vehicle got in their way. another round was discharged by the same firearm out in the parking lot."nobody got hurt. even hours later, these shoppers, who heard about the activity from someone else in the parking lot, could tell something was a little different friday."this is the most dead i've ever seen it when we went inside, like no lines, ya know, you're not trying to hustle your way through the aisles."maybe the robbery won't keep shoppers away, but it will probably keep them talkingand on the lookout.(looklive)in the first robbery earlier this month, police did arrest an oakland man, kesean edwards -- but no arrests so far in friday's theft.there ácould be a connection between the two, but it's very difficult to tell because the suspects in both cases had hoodies, and gloves.in danville, spencer blake, kron four news. ( marty ) an oakland phone store has been robbed in broad daylight several times over the last six weeks. kron four's jeff bush talked to the
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store manager and police to find out what is being done to keep the robbers from returning. the metro pcs store on 38th avenue and international has been the scene of several smash and grab robberies. groups of young people swarm into the store and go after the iphones. you can see how brazenly this robber ispulling and jerking the phone until the security leash breaks and the display is ripped off the wall. all the while, frightened employees and cusomers bear witnessnot daring to intervenenot knowing if any of the robbers have weapons.ian the manager says he called police after each incident but had to wait several days before an officer showed up at the store.ian store managermarco
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marquezoakland policeopd says criminal investigations take time. ian says he understands that but was frustrated with the lack of communication and updatebut all that changed on friday afternoon, ian says he was happy when detectives called him coincidentally on the day kron four made inquires about the situation. ( marty ) that was kron four's jeff bush reporting. oakland police say they have made three arrests in connection with the case. but many theives still remain on the loose. coming up... you may have seen him on bart drawing you. now you can see him. a look at the bart sketch artist. live look outside... san mateo bridge.
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these days pass the time on their phone. but one man does a lot more than just texting or going on social media. he uses his phone to sketch caricatures of other riders. kron four's jeff pierce has his story. like many commuters on bart hamilton cline has his eyes on his phone. but hamilton is closely watching his fellow passengers looking for his next subject. each day he creates a caricature on his phone of those who catch his eye.it is somewhere between cartoons and portraits. which is nice i love doing people's faces it's the thing i find most interesting about people. hamilton teaches computer programing at san francisco's academy of art but his talent for caricature goes back to one of his first forms of employment.i did caricatures
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at a number of different theme parks for a living.he began his bart sketches on paper. when i started i was only doing pencil.these days i was using a gray marker with a black brush pen.somebody sleeping somebody standing.but then he discovered digital art on his phone.when i got this phone i was finally able to draw wherever i wanted.i chose somebody that looks interesting, gotta look interesting but secondly i look for somebody that isn't moving too much and generally these days that's somebody on their phone.i usually have about fifteen minutes or twenty minutes on the bart. after years of commuting he has amassed a large portfolio. i have literally thousands of these.i want to draw this guy fifty times look at how interesting that dude is. whether or not i'm better i'm faster in real media because i'm digital.and he does it just for the sake of art.i do it because i love it and it keeps me fresh and loose but if other people love it too that's awesome.in san francisco jeff pierce kron four news.
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internet. i'm tech reporter gabe slate and i'll show you an app that lets parents set time restrictions time limits and it will protect and will protect them from dangerous websites. that's coming up on kron 4 news > live look outside... san francisco international airport. ñç
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the west coast. cooling is then expected during the first half of next week. dry weather is forecast through next week. ( marty ) shocking surveillance shocking ( marty )
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( marty ) shocking surveillance video shows a school employee in pennsylvania lifting a student off the ground by his neck. that man is now facing charges. you can see the 13-year-old boy's feet dangling as he was lifted off the ground. the man grabbing him is identified as a behavior specialist at the school. he is now face charges of child endangerment. the suspect's lawyer says the incident happenend after the boy repeatedly disobeyed orders. ( marty ) the san francisco giants are installing new security measures to help protect fans and pedestrians at a-t&t park. these are some of the steel and concrete posts or bollards that are now lining third street. there are more of them on king street on the other side of willie mays plaza. the idea is to try and prevent someone in a car from driving up and mowing down people on the sidewalk,
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which can be busy even on non- game days. the giants say, this is just precautionary and not sparked by some of the deadly terror attacks that have happened over the last year in stockholm, london, berlin and nice. many fans think it is a smart move.
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over their home wi-fi and everyone who uses it. andrea peiro /vp, product strategy xfinity:andrea peiro is vice president of comcast xfinity's product strategy team.he says their customers who are parents expressed they wanted better control over their home wifi and for it to be easy to use. so they built an app for that.it's called xfinity xfi. and it's kind of like the ultimate parental control on kids and their internet habits. andrea peiro /vp, product strategy xfinity:the app will display all the devices in the home and their internet use.you can create profiles for your kids and what devices they use. through the app you can set time limits or time restrictions on their devices. so if you don't wan them using internet after 10pm you can set that it's a way to control your kids use through the wifi. if you've called them dinner and no one has showed up you can pause the wifi flow to their device and see it gets their
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attentionwhat i like best about this parental control system you can make it so that the devices your kids use are blocked from visiting inappropriate websites.and you can make different profiles for each kid with different rules and limitations. so if you have a teen vs a kid you can customizeif you have xfinity internet and tv service and have the new voice controlled remote you can view your wifi settings and make changes right on tv.here's a nifty feature a quick way to get the info if you forgot. the app and controls it offers is free to users. it can be downloaded in the app stores. with your tech report gabe slate still ahead. three new movies will challenge guardians of the galaxy for the top spot at the box office. we have a preview coming up after the break... ( marty ) here's a live
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look at yosemite this morning...
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will try and knock "guardians of the galaxy" from the top spot at the box office this weekend. rick damigella has a preview. "you've all sacrificed so much to be here, and be a part of this thing we're doing."the xenomorphs might take a bite out of the "guardians." "alien: covenant," the second of ridley scott's "alien" prequel films, is projected to bring in between 40 and 50 million dollars in its opening weekend, according to variety. that may be enough to knock "guardians of the galaxy volume two" from the top spot at the box office."if there's one thing i've learned from my years of being a kid, is that you have zero control over
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your life.""diary of a wimpy kid: the long haul" is the fourth movie in the "wimpy kid" franchise, based on the popular book series by jeff kinney. variety's pundits predict the kid-friendly flick will open in the 10-million dollar range, while the l-a times says it could open as high as twelve-million."dear mom, i know staying in this house keeps me alive, but this isn't living."the third wide- release this weekend is "everything, everything," based on the young adult novel by nicola yoon. "hunger games" actress amandla stenberg takes on the lead role as a teen with an autoimmune disease, who seeks to have a life outside her home. variety reports "this" book-to-film adaptation could open anywhere between eight and 10-million dollars. in hollywood, i'm rick damigella. ( marty ) pippa middleton has married millionaire financier james matthews in a ceremony today. the royal wedding took place at a 12th century church just a few miles from the middleton estate. three-year-old prince george took on the role of page boy - and two-year-old princess charlotte was the flower girl. middleton shot to fame
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after her sister - kate's 2011 wedding to prince william. she later authored a book and became a contributor to vanity fair. she and her now husband dated for two years before tying the knot. loads of sunshine again today ! we'll check into your forecast next ! ( averi ) coming up... the wife of an east bay sheriff's deputy is under arrest after a deadly accident that left a 3 year old dead 8 months ago. the charges she's facing. businessman 2: we've gone over the numbers several times, and...
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it's easy to add to the routine. join energy upgrade california and do your thing. ( marty ) good morning. welcome to kron 4 news weekend. here is a live look from our embarcadero camera.
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( marty ) thanks for joining us his morning. here is dave spahr with the weather. we're looking forward to a beautiful weekend. (dave)a warming trend will continue into the weekend as high pressure builds along the west coast. cooling is then expected during the first half of next week. dry weather is forecast through next week.
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( marty ) our top story this morning... police have arrested the wife of an alameda county sheriff's deputy in connection with the death of a 3 year old san ramon boy. kron 4's averi harper is at the breaking news desk with the details. averi? (averi) the case dates back 8 months ago. that's when police say yar-net malihan crashed her car into another car that was stalled on the side of interstate 680 in san ramon. inside that car was a family including 3 year old elijah dunn, his mother, and siblings. elijah was killed instantly in the crash. malihan is
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being charged with one count gross vehicular manslaughter and one count driving under the influence and causing injury. malihan has a history of substance abuse. last friday--- pleasaton police found her in a ditch around the corner from her home. she was cited for public intoxication. and last june she was arrested for driving while under the influence with her then 10 year old daughter in the car. kron 4 reached out to elijah's family and through a spokesperson, the family said that they are disappoited and saddened that the d-a decided to charge malihan with only felony dui and not charge her with murder. especially in light of malihan's other alcohol and drug related arrests just months before and after killing elijah. bail has been set at 3 million dollars. ( marty ) we first told you about this breaking news with a mobile push alert. get the kron4 mobile app and be the first to know about breaking news when it happens in your neighborhood. ( marty ) a 21- month old boy who was believed to be kidnapped by his father from san francisco, has been found
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safe in los angeles.... the father, 30-year-old jason lim is accused of trying to kidnap his son makai bangoura. lam and the baby's mother kadidja bangoura share custody of the baby. but on thursday, the mother went to police saying the father wouldn't return makai. that's when police say they issued an amber alert and began the search. the amber alert was deactivated just after eight last night.
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night in the area of first street and edwards avenue. police arrived at the wienerschnitzel restaurant and saw a man suffering from a gunshot wound. investigators say this area is known to have high gang activity. they have been talking to witnesses and scanning surveillance camera for any leads. ( marty @ landing ) in national news... president trump is now in saudi arabia. this is the president's first trip outside the united states since he's taken office. the nine day trip comes amid new explosive revelations. the new york times reports president trump told the russians last week that former fbi director james comey was a "real nut job". and that firing him eased pressure over the russia issue. c-n-n reports that white house lawyers are researching a possible defense against impeachment. and the washington post is reporting that the officials who are investigating russia and the trump campaign have identified a current high ranking white house official as a significant person of interest.
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kron 4's grant lodes has the details. american press didn't have access to the meeting on may 10, between president donald trump and russian officials sergei lavrov and sergey kislyak....but notes from the meeting, apparently distributed to a number of white house and other government officials, were leaked to the new york times. according to their report, trump told the russians, quote, "i just fired the head of the f-b-i. he was crazy; a real nut job."the other statement from trump in that meeting, according to the new york times, -- quote -- "i faced great pressure because of russia. that's taken off." the times' assessment of that statement: that the firing of comey eased the pressure from the investigation into ties between russia and trump's presidential campaign. democratic senator patrick leahy shared a link to the report on twitter, saying in his own words, "this is what obstruction looks like." republican congressman scott taylor isn't so sure.rep. scott taylor, (r-va): "of course, there is context with text, and we don't know the context of the meeting itself and what he was trying to do. we don't know that, of course." white house press secretary
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sean spicer didn't refute the story when responding to it, friday, but said -- quote -- "the president has always emphasized the importance of making deals with russia as it relates to syria, ukraine, defeating isis and other key issues..."...spicer then added, "james comey created unnecessary pressure on our ability to engage and negotiate with russia."grant lodes kron4 news ( marty ) coming up... car thefts are on the rise in one bay area city. what police are doing to stop it. and... a father is missing from his east bay home. we'll have the message from his family. after the break... meditation and weight loss. how it can help you drop the pounds faster then dieting.
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( marty ) for your health: here is a look at some of the new medical findings released this week: ( marty ) meditation could help you lose more weight than dieting. doctors found that people who meditated to
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lose weight... lost 7 times more weight compared to people who designed their own diet. doctors say meditation helped people pay closer attention to hunger and fullness cues from the body. they say that helped with planning meals and snacks. it is part of a strategy that doctors are calling mindful eating. they are currently studying the strategy to see if it can help prevent diabetes. ( marty ) a warning is going out for people who love social media. a new report says many popular social media sites can actually be detrimental to young people's mental health. instagram tops the list.. researchers say, social media sites can make young women feel pressure about body image. forcing them to seek unrealistic goals of perfection. snapchat, facebook and twitter were also criticized for impacting the health and wellbeing of users between the ages of 14 - and - 24. ( dave )warm to hot and sunny for today. a look at your bay area heat wave next ! ( marty ) for the weekend: it's
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the pickin picnic in san francisco. check out the folk performers and food. it's all happening at dahlia dell at golden gate park from noon to 6:00. it's free to attend.
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( marty ) here's a live look at sutro tower this morning. toss to weather. (dave)a warming trend will continue into the weekend as high pressure builds along
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the west coast. cooling is then expected during the first half of next week. dry weather is forecast through next week.
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( marty ) we are tracking a troubling crime trend in vallejo. people who live in some neighborhoods say the
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rate of home burglaries and and car thefts is rising. they tell kron four's philippe djegal they're worred the problem will get even worse. mounting frustration for neighbors living in the vallejo hills off columbus parkway. one man woke up last sunday morning, reviewed his surviellance video and became alarmed when he saw this... what appears to be three hooded teenagers or young men trying to break into his car. fortunately, the car was locked and the suspects didn't get away with anything. but the same can't be said for the rest of the community. over the weekend, there were at least 15 auto thefts or burglaries. no name/victim- "i believe that they're watching the neighborhood." this man, who wishes to remain private, says his car was stolen a month ago, off knights circle. he turned his car on in the morning, went back inside to grab his bike for a workout... and, the car was no longer on the driveway
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when he returned.no name/victim- "it was that quick." he says his car was eventually found in sacramento. and, so far, no arrests.no name/victim- "i mean, even though you have a camera, they're not -- they don't really care about the camera, so they're not too scared." retired san quentin state prison correctional officer darleen henley lives around the corner... and, says her car was stolen from outside her house on her birthday darleen henley/victim- "and, my neighbor, they got their house broken into approximately six months ago and the son and aunt was at the house and it was very scary for them" darleen says the theives are not intimidated by the neighbood watch signs. often she says the criminals steal cars, dump them in her neighborhood and steal more. and, getting an immediate and thorough police response is difficult.darleen henley/victim- "back in the day, it, you know, we used to know our officer's name, you know, um, we could have some kind of relationship." but those days are long gone, she says.no name/victim- "hopefully, these people get caught. i mean, people are getting tired of it." neighbors just hope the burglars take their act somewhere else. in vallejo, philippe djegal, kron four news. ( marty ) a sigh of relief
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for hundreds of people living at the buena vista mobile home park in palo alto. it has long been threatened by development, but will not have to move afterall. the santa clara county housing authority has announced that along with the county and the city of palo alto will buy the park for roughly 40-million dollars. the deal will save about 100-units of desperately needed affordable housing. the housing authority board is expected to finalize the deal next week. ( marty ) the bodies of the santa rosa couple who died in a plane crash last month have been found in sierra county. the bodies of brenda and mark richard were found near yuba pass.. their plane took off from the truckee-tahoe airport on april 17th heading to the north bay. but the small aircraft soon disappeared over the sierra. the sierra county sheriff's office says a citizen spotted their plane earlier this week. their bodies of the richard's were found inside the wreckage. the cause of the crash remains under investigation. ( marty ) the man accused
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of mowing down people in a crowd and killing an 18-year old in times square entered no plea in his first court appearance. prosecutors say 26-year-old richard rojas had said he wanted to quote "kill them all" and that police should have shot him to stop him. a toxicology report shows rojas had p-c-p in his system and they say he has a history of drunk driving. the 18-year-old woman who was killed was visiting new york with her family. she was walking with her 13-year- old sister who was also injured. rojas is due back in court next week. ( marty ) coming up... remembering a bay area sports legend. a look back at the life of wayne walker. (gary) sad day for bay
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area sports. legendary sports broadcaster, wayne walker dies at age 80 after losing his fight with
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pakinson's. in 2015 he was diagnosed with the disease walker spent two decades covering bay area sports. before becoming a broadcaster he played 15 seasons in the n-f-l as a linebacker for detroit. he had a great repore among atheltes and members of the media. he had a great relationship with the 49ers, including hall of famer joe montana. walker had two stints with cbs broadcasting most of san francisco's games. the giants opening a seven game road trip against the cardinals in saint louis. in the seventh -- the game
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went into a rain delay with the giants ahead 3-2 when play resume -- dexter fowler didn't waste anytime he hits a 3-run blast off george kontos saint louis retakes the lead 5-3 but in the ninth with runners on the corners -- eduardo nu-yez hits a 2 rbi double... brandon belt and brandon crawford come in to score... the giants back in the lead 6-5 bottom of the frame -- mark melancon gets the final out -- he forces a double play giants win 6-5 as for the a's we pick it up in extra innings in the tenth -- mark canha hits a walk homer to win the game for the a's oakland wins 3-2 they now have four walkoff wins this season turning now to the warriors-- the team will be represented at the nba awards. draymond green is a finalist for defensive player of the year, while andre iguodala is up for the sixth man of the year award the team practiced in san antonio this morning...in advance of tomorrow's game 3
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showdown with the spurs. mvp candidate kawhi leonard is listed as questionable, but is expect to play the warriors orchestrated a blowout in game 2....destroying the spurs by 36-points. but they know this spurs team is a lot different at home. the last time they played at the a- t and tee center san antonio put them in a 25-point hole. kevin durant:"we're confident enough to know that when we play well, we are pretty good. but we also know that when we are sluggish and don't pay attention to the smaller details, we can be beaten any night." meanwhile the cavs took care of business against the celtics in game two. the cavs made history with their win over boston. cleveland set a playoff record by leading by 41 points at the half. in the second -- lebron james hits a corner triple... he finished the game with 30 points and seven assists the celtics couldn't believe it. kyrie irving puts the game away midway through the second -- nails one from 29-feet they win 130-86 both the warriors and cavs remain undefeated in the playoffs with a 10-0 record ( marty ) live look outside... golden gate bridge.. ( marty ) for the weekend:
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it's the guiding walk tours in oakland. learn about the contributions of chinese and other asian immigrants. it's happening at pacific renaissance plaza fountain and starts at 10. it's free to attend.
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here's a live look at the bay bridge. ( marty ) dave spahr has your forecast... (dave)a warming trend will continue into the weekend as high pressure builds along the west coast. cooling is then expected during the first half of next week. dry weather is forecast through next week.
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( marty ) an east bay family asking for help this morning to help
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find a missing father. they last saw him on mother's day... kron four's averi harper is tracking the story this morning and has more. averi? ( averi @ landing ) family members tell kron four... police saw glenn kaplan at this arco at clayton and ayres ((airs)) road in concord on surveillence footage monday morning. concord p-d says to be on the look out for kaplan's grey toyota camry with a large white hb sticker in the rear window. the 48-year-old has been missing for six days. his family says kaplan left claiming he was off to a meeting but hasn't been back since. they say this is out of character for the father of two. they've been getting the word out, making flyers, and keeping tabs with concord police. ( averi @ landing ) if you want more information about the car and the license plate number,
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you can go on our website at kron four dot com. so far, there is no word on where kaplan may be. but police say they don't suspect foul play at this time. back to you marty. ( marty ) and happening now. the search continues for a san francisco father who also went missing on mother's day. this is 48-year-old piseth ((pah-seth)) chhay ((chai)). he had gone on a hike with some family members earlier that day... but his wife says when she came home from her night job he was not there. the man works as an uber driver... the company said the last time he used the app was early sunday morning and they are not able to track his whereabouts after that. ( marty ) police are looking for the armed thieves who robbed a costco. it is not the first time something like this has happened at the danville store.. but this time --- one of the robbers fired a gun. kron four's spencer blake has the story. aside from the people who check your costco cardsthere was someone else keeping an eye on things friday."all of the sudden i see security like right at the front door. most of the time i don't see it
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that much at the front door." the private guard was presumably in response to the second smash-and-grab robbery at the place since may ninth. police say two masked suspects came in working together."one of them acted as a lookout while the other broke open a display case, stole some items out of the case."those items include watches and jewelry. costco and detectives are still working to find out exactly what and how much the bad guys made off with.one of the suspects fired a gun into the air inside the store.a third suspect was waiting in the getaway car - a silver toyota camry that still had paper license plates on it. "apparently another vehicle got in their way. another round was discharged by the same firearm out in the parking lot."nobody got hurt. even hours later, these shoppers, who heard about the activity from someone else in the parking lot, could tell something was a little different friday."this is the most dead i've ever seen it when we went inside, like no lines, ya know, you're not trying to hustle your way through the aisles."maybe the robbery won't keep shoppers away, but it will probably keep them talkingand on the lookout.(looklive)in the first
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robbery earlier this month, police did arrest an oakland man, kesean edwards -- but no arrests so far in friday's theft.there ácould be a connection between the two, but it's very difficult to tell because the suspects in both cases had masks, hoodies, and gloves.in danville, spencer blake, kron four news. ( marty ) an oakland phone store has been robbed in broad daylight several times over the last six weeks. kron four's jeff bush talked to the store manager and police to find out what is being done to keep the robbers from returning. the metro pcs store on 38th avenue and international has been the scene of several smash and grab robberies. groups of young people swarm into the store and go after the iphones. you can see how brazenly this robber ispulling and jerking the phone until the security leash breaks and the display is ripped off the wall. all the while, frightened employees and cusomers bear witnessnot daring to intervenenot knowing if any of the robbers have weapons.ian the manager
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says he called police after each incident but had to wait several days before an officer showed up at the store.ian store managermarco marquezoakland policeopd says criminal investigations take time. ian says he understands that but was frustrated with the lack of communication and updatebut all that changed on friday afternoon, ian says he was happy when detectives called him coincidentally on the day kron four made inquires about the situation. ( marty ) that was kron four's jeff
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bush reporting. oakland police say they have made three arrests in connection with the case. but many theives still remain on the loose. coming up... you may have seen him on bart drawing you. now you can see him. a look at the bart sketch artist. live look outside... san mateo bridge. ( marty ) for the weekend: it's the boating expo in sausalito. check out the rescue demonstration, guard dogs and more. it's happening at the u-s coast guard motorboat station golden gate from 10:00 to 2:00. it's free to attend.
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social media, he uses his phone to sketch caricatures of other riders. kron four's jeff pierce has his story. like many commuters on bart hamilton cline has his eyes on his phone. but hamilton is closely watching his fellow passengers looking for his next subject. each day he creates a caricature on his phone of those who catch his eye.it is somewhere between cartoons and portraits. which is nice i love doing people's faces it's the thing i find most interesting about people. hamilton teaches computer programing at san francisco's academy of art but his talent for caricature goes back to one of his first forms of employment.i did caricatures at a number of different theme parks for a living.he began his bart sketches on paper. when i started i was only doing pencil.these days i was using a gray marker with a black brush pen.somebody sleeping somebody standing.but then he discovered digital art on his phone.when i got this
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phone i was finally able to draw wherever i wanted.i chose somebody that looks interesting, gotta look interesting but secondly i look for somebody that isn't moving too much and generally these days that's somebody on their phone.i usually have about fifteen minutes or twenty minutes on the bart. after years of commuting he has amassed a large portfolio. i have literally thousands of these.i want to draw this guy fifty times look at how interesting that dude is. whether or not i'm better i'm faster in real media because i'm digital.and he does it just for the sake of art.i do it because i love it and it keeps me fresh and loose but if other people love it too that's awesome.in san francisco jeff pierce kron four news.
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international airport.
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live look outside...sutro tower. dave spahr is here with your weather forecast. (dave)a warming trend will continue into the weekend as high pressure builds along the west coast. cooling is then expected during the first half of next week. dry weather is forecast through next week.
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( marty ) shocking surveillance video shows a school employee in pennsylvania lifting a student off the ground by his neck. that man is now facing charges. you can see the 13-year-old boy's feet dangling as he was lifted off the ground. the man grabbing him is identified as
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a behavior specialist at the school. he is now face charges of child endangerment. the suspect's lawyer says the incident happenend after the boy repeatedly disobeyed orders. ( marty @ landing ) parents know it can be difficult to keep kids offline, but you can keep them safe and set in place limitations. kron four's tech reporter gabe slate shows us an easy-to-use app that gives parents control over their home wi-fi and everyone who uses it. andrea peiro /vp, product strategy xfinity:andrea peiro is vice president of comcast xfinity's product strategy team.he says their customers who are parents expressed they wanted better control over their home wifi and for it to be easy to use. so they built an app for that.it's called xfinity xfi. and it's kind of like the ultimate parental control on kids and their internet habits. andrea peiro /vp, product strategy
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xfinity:the app will display all the devices in the home and their internet use.you can create profiles for your kids and what devices they use. through the app you can set time limits or time restrictions on their devices. so if you don't wan them using internet after 10pm you can set that it's a way to control your kids use through the wifi. if you've called them dinner and no one has showed up you can pause the wifi flow to their device and see it gets their attentionwhat i like best about this parental control system you can make it so that the devices your kids use are blocked from visiting inappropriate websites.and you can make different profiles for each kid with different rules and limitations. so if you have a teen vs a kid you can customizeif you have xfinity internet and tv service and have the new voice controlled remote you can view your wifi settings and make changes right on tv.here's a nifty feature a quick way to get the info if you forgot. the app and controls it offers is free to users. it can be downloaded in the app stores. with your tech report gabe slate ( marty ) frantic moments on an
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american airlines jet as an unruly passenger is duct-taped to a seat while fighter jets scrambled to help land the plane safely. the jet had taken off from los angeles and was headed to hawaii on friday. anil uskanil allegedly tried to storm the cockpit, but a flight attendant used her beverage cart to block his path. passengers say he was pushing the cart, trying to get through. some of the 181 passengers grabbed the 26-year old and eventually duct taped him to a seat. prior to this alleged incident, uskanil was arrested at l-a-x for opening a door that led to an airfield ramp. but then he was cleared to fly. he's expected to face multiple charges.
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still ahead. three new movies will challenge guardians of the galaxy for the top spot at the box office. we have a preview coming up after the break... ( marty ) here's a live look at yosemite this morning... ( marty ) for the weekend: it's the 150th festival and flower extravaganza in redwood city. check out the fashion show, art and more. it's all happening in downtown redwood city from noon to 9:00. it's free to attend. in entertainment news.
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three new movies will try and knock "guardians of the galaxy" from the top spot at the box office this weekend. rick damigella has a preview. "you've all sacrificed so much to be here, and be a part of this thing we're doing."the xenomorphs might take a bite out of the "guardians." "alien: covenant," the second
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of ridley scott's "alien" prequel films, is projected to bring in between 40 and 50 million dollars in its opening weekend, according to variety. that may be enough to knock "guardians of the galaxy volume two" from the top spot at the box office."if there's one thing i've learned from my years of being a kid, is that you have zero control over your life.""diary of a wimpy kid: the long haul" is the fourth movie in the "wimpy kid" franchise, based on the popular book series by jeff kinney. variety's pundits predict the kid-friendly flick will open in the 10-million dollar range, while the l-a times says it could open as high as twelve-million."dear mom, i know staying in this house keeps me alive, but this isn't living."the third wide- release this weekend is "everything, everything," based on the young adult novel by nicola yoon. "hunger games" actress amandla stenberg takes on the lead role as a teen with an autoimmune disease, who seeks to have a life outside her home. variety reports "this" book-to-film adaptation could open anywhere between eight and 10-million dollars. in hollywood, i'm rick damigella. ( marty ) pippa middleton
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has married millionaire financier james matthews in a ceremony today. the royal wedding took place at a 12th century church just a few miles from the middleton estate. three-year-old prince george took on the role of page boy - and two-year-old princess charlotte was the flower girl. middleton shot to fame after her sister - kate's 2011 wedding to prince william. she later authored a book and became a contributor to vanity fair. she and her now husband dated for two years before tying the knot. ( marty ) check out this vending machine in singapore. it delivers expensive cars with the touch of a button. a used car dealership opened this 15-story showroom with cars on display in 60 slots. it is calling this the world's largest luxury car vending machine. customers can go to the ground floor of the building and choose a car through a touch screen. the car then arrive in two minutes. you can choose cars like bentleys,
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lamborghinis and ferraris. adlib seven day. thats kron 4 news weekend for this saturday morning... i'm marty gonzalez. from all of us thanks for watching. join us for kron4 news weekend tomorrow morning starting at 8 o'clock ... and tonight for kron 4 news at eight. - [announcer] this edition of bay area bargains
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is sponsored by russell's fine furniture. - coming up on bay area bargains, we're at russell's fine furniture in santa clara, where they are holding their annual memorial day weekends parking lot sale. yes, that's right, ladies and gentlemen, they're selling their parking lot, no, they're not selling their parking lot. they're selling some fabulous furniture which isn't here yet. but the memorial day parking lot sale is happening all, you know what, hang on a second, i'll get the details for you, you're watching bay area bargains. (upbeat music) yes, it's the parking lot sale here at russell's fine furniture in santa clara and they brought the cars into the store. richard, i totally have confused people about-- - yes, i think you have.

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